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Infertilities, A Curation

Edited by Elizabeth Horn, Maria Novotny, and Robin Silbergleid

Visual art and writing on the immediate and lasting emotional toll of infertility.

Printed Paper Cased
Available September 2023
ISBN: 9780814350652
Available September 2023
ISBN: 9780814350669

Workbook for Cognitive Skills

Exercises for Thought Processing and Word Retrieval, Second Edition, Revised and Updated

Susan Howell Brubaker

The second edition of the "red book" builds on the original by adding 70 pages of entirely new exercises and 1,000 rewritten questions.

Published: December 2008
ISBN: 9780814333136

Land of Stone

Breaking Silence Through Poetry

Karen Chase

The engaging autobiographical account of a poet-in-residence at a psychiatric hospital who helps a silent young man regain his speaking voice through writing poetry.

Published: January 2007
ISBN: 9780814333150
Published: January 2007
ISBN: 9780814335604

Workbook for Aphasia

Exercises for the Development of Higher Level Language Functioning

Susan Howell Brubaker

An indispensable tool for clinicians and users that has been fully updated and reformatted in a user-friendly manner.

Published: March 2006
ISBN: 9780814333112

Workbook for Reasoning Skills

Exercises for Functional Reasoning and Reading Comprehension, Second Edition, Revised and Updated

Susan Howell Brubaker

Second edition of this widely used tool for reasoning and reading exercises.

Published: November 2005
ISBN: 9780814332894

Walkin' Over Medicine

Loudell F. Snow

A cultural look at the traditional health beliefs and practices of African Americans.

Published: February 1998
ISBN: 9780814327579
Published: February 1998
ISBN: 9780814337615

Wings of Gauze

Women of Color and the Experience of Health and Illness

Edited by Barbara Bair and Susan E. Cayleff
With a Foreword by Helen Rodriquez-Trias, M.D., President, American Public Health Association

Wings of Gauze is a mulitdisciplinary anthology of original essays written about the experiences of women of color in the United States—African American, Hispanic American, Native American, and Southeast Asian American.

Published: August 1993
ISBN: 9780814323021

Right Hemisphere Stroke

A Victim Reflects on Rehabilitative Medicine

Fred K. Johnson

Fred Johnson gives a detailed account of his stroke—a rare, right hemisphere rupture at the age of thirty-six—and his subsequent rehabilitation.

Published: May 1990
ISBN: 9780814321720